Kontact, Google addressbook, calender syncing Question.

Mike McGinn mikemcginn at mcginnweb.net
Tue Nov 24 01:17:43 GMT 2009

On Monday 23 November 2009 19:49:37 Lindsay Mathieson wrote:
> On Mon, 23 Nov 2009 17:09:07 -0500, Ralph DeWitt
> <ralphdewitt at tampabay.rr.com> wrote:
> > Hello all:
> > I have a G1 phone from T-mobile and was wondering if there is any way to
> > keep
> > the Google address-book and calender in sync with Kontact. This could be
> > with
> > or without the G1 phone as it sync's with Google Server's on it's own?
> yes, via a akonadi plugin:
>   sudo apt-get install akonadi-kde-resource-googledata
> Then add the google calendar and address book resource in SystemSettings |
> Advanced | Akondai setup
> Also you need to add the akonadi resource into the calendar and address
> book in
>   System Settings|Advanced|KDE Resources (this may already be done)
> This has been working quite well for me.
Is there any hope getting this working if Google hosts you mail domain and the 
mail account you want to use is not @gmail.com ??

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